Board Policy Committee Minutes – May 18, 2021

Our Mission: The Sioux City Community School District exists to educate students to believe in their talents and skills, achieve academic excellence and succeed in reaching their potential.

Facilitator: Dr. Paul Gausman
Secretary: Cyndi Lloyd

The Board Policy Committee (BPC) met on Tuesday, May 18, 2021, at 4:00 p.m.

Committee Members Present:  Dr. Paul Gausman, Perla Alarcon-Flory, Taylor Goodvin (4:13 p.m., Jeremy Saint, and Cyndi Lloyd

Committee Members Absent: None

Guests:  Jim Vanderloo, Dr. Brian Burnight, Dr. Jen Gomez and Attorney Maureen Heffernan

BP 505.13 – Family Night / Sundays & Wednesdays: Jim Vanderloo, Dr. Brian Burnight, and Dr. Jen Gomez

Conclusion: BP 505.13 was reviewed and edited by Jim Vanderloo, Dr. Burnight, Dr. Gomez and
Attorney Maureen Heffernan. Revisions to BP 505.13 were approved as presented and will be
brought forward to the full Board for first reading on Monday, June 14, 2021.

AR 505.13 – Family Night / Sundays & Wednesdays: Jim Vanderloo, Dr. Brian Burnight, and Dr. Jen Gomez

Conclusion: AR 505.13 was reviewed and edited by Jim Vanderloo, Dr. Burnight, Dr. Gomez and
Attorney Maureen Heffernan. Revisions to AR 505.13 were acknowledged as presented and will be
included in the May 21, 2021, Informational Update and updated on the District website once the policy has been approved by the Board.

BP 584.10 – Graduation Exercises: Jim Vanderloo

Conclusion: BP 584.10 was reviewed and edited by Jim Vanderloo and Attorney Maureen Heffernan. Revisions to BP 584.10 were approved as presented and will be brought forward to the full Board for first reading on Monday, June 14, 2021.

BP 602.6 – Driver’s Education: Jim Vanderloo

Conclusion: BP 602.6 was reviewed by Jim Vanderloo and Attorney Maureen Heffernan and is
recommended for deletion. BP 602.6 was approved for deletion and will be brought forward to the full Board for first reading on Monday, June 14, 2021.

The next Board Policy Committee meeting will be held June 16, 2021.